Category Archives: Cooking

This is what is being made in my kitchen.

Buckeye Balls: Candy Recipe

Anyone from Ohio knows that aside being the mascot for Ohio State, and a type of tree that has a nut that looks like this. A buckeye is also a delicious peanut butter and chocolate candy that looks like this. … Continue reading

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Not Quite my Grandma’s Stuffing: Vegan Holiday Stuffing Recipe

If you ask anyone in my family what is the best part of Thanksgiving, without a doubt the answer will be Grandma’s stuffing.  So, when I moved away from Ohio to North Carolina and didn’t come home for the first … Continue reading

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Pomegranate Cranberry Sauce Recipe

A few weeks ago I read a recipe on my RRS feed for pomegranate cranberry sauce on the Pioneer Woman Cooks.  It sounded amazing, and I wanted to try it out before Thanksgiving to see if it was as good … Continue reading

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Become a Kitchen Goddess: Crock Pot Chicken with Vegetables Recipe

Have you ever wanted your family to revere you as a goddess?  If so, this recipe could change your life.  It takes all of 10 minutes of active time, and is guaranteed to propel you into kitchen-goddess status with the … Continue reading

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Imitation Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Growing up my mom made BBQ pork in the crock pot all the time.  I mean all the time.  It was one of our favorite dishes.  Now that I’m all grown up with two little ones keeping me busy, I … Continue reading

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Apple Walnut Quick Bread Recipe

This recipe is so simple you’ll have it memorized after making it a time or two.  It makes the house smell incredible, and it is simply delicious.  Once fall rolls around, and I start baking, this is the one baked … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Bread

It took me a long time to appreciate the flavor of pumpkin.  Now that I do, fall makes me all warm and cozy inside with the possibilities of delicious baked goods.  I often wonder why, since so many of these … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

Because I have a foot injury and am feeling sorry for myself, I decided to go on a baking spree.  Of course, the only logical thing for a girl to do when she is told “no running” is to start … Continue reading

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Frozen Banana Treat

A few weeks ago, my friend sent me a link to a frozen banana treat she has been making.  The claim is that this dessert is an ice cream substitute for those who can’t or don’t eat ice cream.  The … Continue reading

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Fried Eggplant and Mozzarella Sticks

Last week I had an urge for fried food.  The evil thought was put into my head by my husband who brought up fried eggplant.  While I was grocery shopping there happened to be all these eggplants just piled up … Continue reading

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